|Statement||George Fox, John Stubbs, Benjamin Furley.|
|Contributions||Stubbs, John, 1618?-1674, Furly, Benjamin, 1636-1714|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various pagings)|
Author: Fox, George, Title: A battle-door for teachers & professors to learn singular & plural you to many, and thou to one, singular one, thou, plural many, you: wherein is shewed how several nations and people have made a distinction between singular and plural, and first, in the former part of this book, called The English battle-door, may be seen how several people have. Get this from a library! A battle-door for teachers & professors to learn singular & plural: you to many, and thou to one, singular one, thou, plural many, you: wherein is shewed how several nations and people have made a distinction between singular and plural, and first, in the former part of this book, called The English battle-door, may be seen how several people have spoken singular. Learn details of English grammar on Singular and Plural Nouns. Learn about Nouns in a simple way with many example sentences using the contents from our English Grammar Book. A singular noun names one person, place, or thing. A plural noun names more than one person, place or thing. Add es to singular nouns that end with sh, ch, x, z, and s to make them plural.
Singular and Plural Nouns. Nouns can take several forms. Two of those forms are singular and plural. A singular noun names only one person, place, thing, or idea. A noun that names two or more. Directions: Rewrite each sentence to change the singular noun to a plural noun. Example: One dog barked last night. Three dogs barked last night. 3 1. I saw a cat walking on the sidewalk. _____ _____ 2. My mom read a book to me before bedtime. _____ _____ 3. I had one pancake for breakfast. Fox’s book had the catchy title of A Battle-Door for Teachers & Professors to Learn Singular & Plural; You to Many, and Thou to One; Singular One, Thou; Plural Many, You. A sample of how he felt on this matter comes early in the book, when he wrote “is he not a Novice, and Unmannerly, and an Ideot, and a Fool, that speaks You to one, which. The word faculty used as a collective noun (group of teachers) can use either the singular third person pronoun (it), or the plural (they, them) depending on whetherthe faculty is acting as a.
In , two of Fox’s followers, with input from their leader, wrote an entire book devoted to rectifying the problem of the singular you, titled A Battle-Door for Teachers and Professors to Learn Singular & Plural. Singular and Plural Nouns was created in alignment with the First Grade Common Core Language Standards (CCL.1c). The Lesson Plan After reading about Singular and Plural Nouns, students will: • trace the words on the Singular and Plural Nouns card, color the penguins on the card, and glue the Singular and Plural Nouns card into. The sentiments of this work were made quite clear in the title, which was “A Battle-Door for Teachers & Professors to Learn Singular & Plural; You to Many, and Thou to One: Singular One, Thou; Plural Many, You.” In Fox’s journal he explained how the general public reacted to . Here are 32 task cards to help your students learn to properly punctuate and identify singular and plural possessive nouns. Each card requires students to both write the possessive noun correctly (by adding the apostrophe), and to tell whether the word is singular or plural.